Dîner en Blanc at Union Terminal

Event chairs Kelly Hornback, Drew McKenzie and Candice Young

The epicurean phenomenon, Dîner en Blanc, drew more than 2,500 guests to this year’s secret location, the grounds in front of Union Terminal. The art deco masterpiece offered a fitting backdrop for photos, dancing, dinner and, of course, all-white everything.

Caracole’s Party in Plaid adds punk

The punks making this happen: (back) co-chair John Gillespie, Kent Shaw, co-chair Sean Guilfoile and Jerry Freed; (front) Jeff Thomas, Chelsey Lonneman and Meghan Ferguson

Caracole is adding extra attitude for its fourth Party in Plaid. Punk! Party in Plaid and Punk will feature a live band, cocktails, dinner by the bite by Jeff Thomas Catering, a fashion show and a dance party hosted by DJ Pillo.

J.R. Martinez headlines National Philanthropy Day luncheon

J.R. Martinez

The Greater Cincinnati Chapter of the Association of Fundraising Professionals is doing its part to recognize the significant impact philanthropy and nonprofits have on our community. AFP’s annual luncheon, held on National Philanthropy Day, will honor those who have made Greater Cincinnati a better place.